The Core of the Matter

Patient Electronic Access How has your meaningful use experience been so far? Hopefully you’ve been breezing through it, but even so, you probably still have questions and would benefit from some interpretation along the way. Recently, we tackled Core Measure 17 (CM17), voted the most challenging measure for eye care providers (ECPs)*, so let’s address …

Closing Out 2012 Meaningful Use

As 2012 comes to a close, many of you, who are participating in the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs, are going to be attesting to meaningful use for the first time. While attesting or reporting your meaningful use might seem like a daunting and nerve-wracking process, it only seems that way because it’s a new experience.

Coming to Vision Expo West? Check out our daily theater presentations.

It's that time of year again! Hopefully we'll be seeing a lot of you all at Vision Expo West! We've got some great theater presentations taking place daily at our booth (#14064) at the show (Thursday, September 6 - Saturday, September 8). If you're a planner, consider adding some of our daily 30-60 minute free …

#1 for Most ECPs Receiving EHR Incentive Payments

More than 1,300 eyecare providers (ECPs) have demonstrated meaningful use and collected thousands of dollars in EHR incentive payments—with OfficeMate/ExamWRITER v10, the certified, complete EHR.  That’s almost half of all eyecare professionals who have received payments to date! Eyefinity is proud to provide the industry’s leading product that has helped the most ECPs receive incentive …

Show me the (stimulus) money! The checks are now arriving!

Electronic health records (EHR) stimulus checks are now in the mail for those who have become meaningful users of a certified EHR. Dr. Jeffrey Willig, an ophthalmologist and meaningful user of OfficeMate/ExamWRITER based in Syosset, NY, was one of the first in the eyecare industry to receive the federal incentive payment ($18,000 for the first …